Former National Junior CX Champion & current Great Britain team member Amira Mellor will join Cycle Team OnForm at the end of her cyclo x season from 1st March onwards
On Joining OnForm Amira expressed her excitement
“I’m really excited to be racing with On Form for the 2018 road season. With a great group of riders, I’m really motivated to give my all this summer to see what I can do on the road.”
Having competed in sport for as long as she can remember, Amira decided to focus on cycling from the age of 14. Mainly racing off road at first with mountain bike in summer and cyclocross in winter, this summer she has decided to focus on the road. Amira a full time athlete who lives in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire has plenty of hills and a great local community of top road riders. It’s the ideal area to prepare for a summer of road & crit racing.
“with the great things I’ve heard and the results I’ve seen from OnForm I’m super excited to be riding with a great group of girls. I’m looking forward to getting stuck into the road season to help the team get some great results”
Team principle Simon said
“Amira’s pedigree in cyclo x is undoubted, confirmed by this weekends national series podium, it’s up to us and the team to support, encourage & give Amira confidence to have a successful season on the road”
“It’s been proven over & over again racers can have a successful career at both disciplines, there’s no doubt the skills learnt racing of road can easily be transferred to the road, what’s needed is the desire to want to transfer. Amira’s excitement & determination has certainly convinced me she has the desire to do this”